Study linking Vaccines to Autism found to be a FRAUD!

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    A now-retracted British study that linked autism to childhood vaccines was an "elaborate fraud" that has done long-lasting damage to public health, a leading medical publication reported Wednesday.
    An investigation published by the British medical journal BMJ concludes the study's author, Dr. Andrew Wakefield, misrepresented or altered the medical histories of all 12 of the patients whose cases formed the basis of the 1998 study -- and that there was "no doubt" Wakefield was responsible.

    Retracted autism study an 'elaborate fraud,' British journal finds - CNN.com
     
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    Something that most people knew back in 1998. This is a lot like the 9/11 conspiracy theory BS. Most of those people are not going to stop believing in the link simply because of this retraction.
     
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    agreed, but i know many people who didnt vaccinate their kids because of this fear.
     
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    That is a fact. And a sad one.
     
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    and some will still not do it

    its pathetic and sad, but thats how it is
     
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    its hard to call our country educated when things like this happen
     
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    have you checked out the conspiracy theory forum?
    if not, you might not want to
     
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    Most scientist are democrats
     
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    really??? already bringing in the partisan politics to a medical study?:cuckoo:
     
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    just neg rep the racist moron and be done with him
     

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